• Report: #732724

Complaint Review: Faith Based Funding

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  • Submitted: Tue, May 24, 2011
  • Updated: Fri, July 15, 2011

  • Reported By: Morally Obligated — San Diego California United States of America
Faith Based Funding
1500 East Tropicana, Suite 200 Las Vegas, Nevada United States of America

Faith Based Funding Compass National, Grant Scammers preying on those of Faith and Religion FRAUD Cheyenne Wyoming WY NV Las Vegas, Nevada

*General Comment: Response from Director of Cheyenne Business Center

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This companys principals are the former employees of the now miserably failing grant scam company - Compass National (formerly QuidCorp) - owned by Bobby Fusco and formerly run by Cecil Severin Gates, a.k.a. Danny Banks/Dan Andrews (dirty horn dog used to hit on me ALL the time)!

They contact victims under the guise of how they are Faith Based; just scammers hiding behind religion and faith. They truly disgust me. Faith Based Funding CLAIMS to have the ability to get your business thousands of dollars in Grant Funding! It is a SCAM based on fraud and deception preying
on peoples misfortunes, and moreover, their faith and beliefs!

PLEASE be aware that it is a SCAM! There are several fraud companies in the state of Nevada posing as grant servicing companies, or non-profits, and Faith Based Funding is one of them. They claim ALL of their proceeds are donated except administrative costs. (I wonder if that includes the Mercedes and BMWs and nice homes they all have)

Their website claims that their corporate headquarters is in Cheyenne, Wyoming and that their processing center is in Las Vegas, Nevada. What a blatant lie! The WY address is a virtual office suite!!  Check it out for yourself: http://cheyennebusinesscenter.com/ - what a bunch of liars, especially Severin! This business center is scam headquarter central. These guys belong there. Their main headquarters (processing center) is located in the heart of Las Vegas. Stop in and visit them for a surprise visit all their managers, sales reps and processing are located in Vegas. Or, you can stop in and see their virtual office in Wyoming. Funny that a faith based company is located and operates out of SIN CITY!

Also, if you go to https://wyobiz.wy.gov/Business/FilingDetails.aspx?FilingNum=2004-000466460
and click on the HISTORY tab, youll see that even though the company was set up in 2004, the name changed on 2/11/2011 the date they purchased the LLC. Its a common practice with scam companies they purchase an aged corporation, a shelf corp, to fraudulently obtain credit, show length of time in business, and commit fraud using an aged name. (See http://www.businessweek.com/smallbiz/content/jul2009/sb20090714_626511.htm)

Please call the WY or NV State Attorney General and STOP GRANT FRAUD.

The scam is simple, they tell you they can help your business get thousands of dollars in grants but ONLY if you pay them a RETAINER fee (charitable donationwhatever!).

These guys have been opening, closing, and operating grant scam companies for a long time!

The years of experience they CLAIM to have is experience in Grant Scam Boiler Rooms, where they take retainers for services they NEVER provide! Please report these scammers and file your own complaint here on www.ripoffreport.com or (((link redacted))).

I wouldnt have posted this up here (although I dont like the guys running it), but once Severin told me the name and the angle, I became disgusted and had to tell people about it. Plus, he has some nerve trying to hit on me while hes sleeping with Summer, who also works at Faith Based Funding, and worked with all the other losers at Compass National. Summer, run away from that dirty man. Hes a cheater trying to sell as a Christian, hes gross, and hes disgusting. Ewww!! Im sorry this is so personal, but everything in here is true and verifiable EVERYTHING!! For the record, I quit working for Compass National after I found out what a scam they were, and refused to go work with Severin at Faith Based Funding. My morals and ethics caught up to me as I hope the law catches up to these crooks.

 "Corporate Office": FAITH BASED FUNDING
                             1623 Central Avenue, suite 24,
                             Cheyenne, WY 82001
Toll Free: 1-888-705-5455
"Processing Center": FAITH BASED FUNDING
                                  1500 East Tropicana, Suite 200,
                                  Las Vegas, NV 89119
Tel: 1-702-776-7300
Toll Free: 1-888-705-5455
Fax: 1-702-331-0711

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This report was posted on Ripoff Report on 05/24/2011 03:18 PM and is a permanent record located here: http://www.ripoffreport.com/r/Faith-Based-Funding/Las-Vegas-Nevada-89119/Faith-Based-Funding-Compass-National-Grant-Scammers-preying-on-those-of-Faith-and-Religio-732724. The posting time indicated is Arizona local time. Arizona does not observe daylight savings so the post time may be Mountain or Pacific depending on the time of year.

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#1 General Comment

Response from Director of Cheyenne Business Center

AUTHOR: director - (United States of America)

Dear poster of the "Faith-based Funding" Ripoff Report, 
 
First off, thank you for your post and concern around "Faith Based Funding" (FBF). We appreciate your efforts as we believe unethical business is not acceptable in any form. BUT before I give my complete thanks, I would like to uncover exactly how we do business with FBF, to clear your inaccuracies and our name.  
 
To be 100% clear, FBF is not a "virtual client." First and foremost, Cheyenne business center is an office rental company, we have over 50 furnished offices, and at the time of your post, FBF was a good-standing company, that paid its monthly rental charge for an office on our main floor. Whether or not they call this location their "corporate headquarters" is not up to us - we have no authority over that. Our relationship with FBF is solely a landlord-tenant relationship. When they signed on as tenants in our building, we found no indication that they were participating in unethical business activity. 
 
On one occasion, someone approached our facility and started asking suspicious questions about FBF. Questions that we have no authority to answer 1. because we don't know the answers and 2. I don't believe we should relay private operating information about our tenants if we are not sure it is accurate. This would be like us going to a rental car company and demanding information on a person who recently rented a car. However, had this visitor shared with us why they were inquiring, we certainly would have done our best to assist them. We always have been and always will be compliant with any legal investigations into our tenants. 
 
We run a very sound and ethical business. We research all of our "virtual clients" and this service is extremely valuable to loads of entrepreneurs and business people who need someone who can forward their mail and answer their phones when they are on the road. But our virtual service in no way encapsulates FBF because they rent physical office space in our building. 
 
Again, we appreciate your post because this gives us some insight into our tenant that was  not previously known. But we would sincerely appreciate if you remove our business name from your report as we are by no means at fault.
 
If you have any questions about our business or how we operate, please feel free to give me a call. 
 
Regards, 
 
Office Director
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